36th International Geological Congress travel grant


The Geological Society of America, the Geological Society of America Foundation and the U.S. National Committee for Geological Sciences are offering a travel grant and mentoring program for graduate students and early-career scientists (within seven years of receiving their PhD). The 36th International Geological Congress will be held on March 2-8, 2020, in Delhi, India.

Applicants must be residents or citizens of the U.S. and be enrolled in or employed at a U.S. institution.

The following items must be submitted by Sept. 30, 2019, for consideration.

  • Online application and resume.
  • Copy of the submitted abstract (as a first author) and proof of submission. Abstract deadline: Aug. 31, 2019.
  • Record of relevant courses and grades (students only).
  • One letter of recommendation.
  • Cover letter addressing your reasons for attending the meeting and a prioritized budget of projected expenses.

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